Initially a creative outlet, Mel Carrero's passion for styling and capturing fashion began with a friend's borrowed SLR camera. Weaving an intriguing story of entrepreneurial exploration, opening doors and relishing in opportunities, Mel's career has boomed since the early days. Founding The Chubby Fashionista, Mel has since become a member of the Spell team in… Continue reading Mel Carrero, The Chubby Fashionista Founder and SPELL Superstar
Throughout your life you'll meet people who are simply unlike anyone you've ever come across before. Maybe it's in the way they carry themselves, their exuberance or unique storytelling voice. Perhaps they're passionate in ways you've never seen or more quick witted than a comedian in their prime. Well, Chrissy is all of the above. Vivacious, charming,… Continue reading Chrissy Keepence: Swing Dance Teacher, Entrepreneur and Fashionista- Eat Your Heart Out!
Northern Rivers girl Rose Wadsworth is gutsy. Not only does she run her own design business, she also plays guitar, is front woman for a punk band and began her own feminist zine. Oh, and did I mention that she also works 9-5? In celebration of International Women's Day, I asked Rose a few questions about her… Continue reading Dead End Design Founder Rose Wadsworth talks Horror Movies, Stippling and Small Business Ownership
While embarking on the unpredictable road to a career in freelance writing, I have questioned many routes. It would be all too easy to simply discover your calling, follow it into a dark cave and find a candle hidden in a thin crevasse- let alone the flint as well. But aren’t we all in hope that the… Continue reading What New Idea Will You Bring To Your Business Today?
Picture this- you've done it. You've bitten the bullet and followed your dreams. Finally your business fuelled fantasies have come alive! But you've stopped for a second. Thought. Pondered the last three years and wondered- am I killing it? It's easy to think short term and celebrate immediate successes when starting out in the world… Continue reading Five Ways To Tell If You’re Killing It- Business Style
Do you wake to your alarm each morning with the dreaded thought of “not again” beating at the insides of your skull? Rolling out of bed and dragging yourself to the kitchen, are you watching the kettle boil with dreary eyes and a foggy mind- wishing that your day would wander down a new,… Continue reading Take the Leap (Trust Me)